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Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Neck Pain

Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Neck Pain

Neck pain is one of the most common reasons for doctor visits. It is estimated that approximately Million people currently suffer with chronic neck pain. Acupuncture is one of the most widely used treatment options for neck pain, as it has a proven history of effectively treating this condition. In...
Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Migraine Headaches

Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Migraine Headaches

Acupuncture and Chinese medicine have enjoyed a long and successful history of treating a wide variety of headache patterns. Migraine headaches currently affect around 5 million Americans. The cause of migraines eludes many of its sufferers. Certain foods have been identified as triggers. Stress, anxiety, and hormonal imbalances have also...
Acupuncture and Alternative Treatment Options for Insomnia

Acupuncture and Alternative Treatment Options for Insomnia

Sleep disorders plague millions of Americans and can be attributed to a variety of causes. Perhaps the main cause of insomnia and restless sleep is the whirlwind pace that most modern people live with day in and day out. Our society emphasizes ‘doing’ much more than ‘being’. From the perspective...
Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Immunity

Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Immunity

Perhaps one of the greatest strengths of natural therapies is their ability to optimize immune function and prevent illness and disease. In particular, Chinese and naturopathic medicine have a tremendous arsenal of natural remedies that can effectively heighten immunity and greatly reduce the chance of serious pathology from occurring. Immune...
Acupuncture and Herbs for Menopausal Hot Flashes

Acupuncture and Herbs for Menopausal Hot Flashes

Many people are not aware that acupuncture and Oriental medicine have enjoyed a rich and extensive history in treating the gamut of female health concerns, from PMS to dysmenorrhea to postpartum issues. Menopause is another dimension of female health that can be extremely difficult for women, as hot flashes and...
Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Headaches

Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Headaches

Headaches are one of the most common medical complaints in America. This is due to a variety of causes, but the primary factor involved in chronic headaches is stress. Stress headaches (also called tension headaches) are reaching epidemic proportions in the modern world. Migraine and cluster headaches are also becoming...
Acupuncture and Natural Treatment Options for Fibromyalgia

Acupuncture and Natural Treatment Options for Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is escalating to epidemic proportions, yet there is much about this condition that remains a mystery to allopathic physicians. After working with many patients who suffer from fibromyalgia, I have concluded that their causes and, thus, their treatments are multi-factorial. There simply isn’t one major reason why people are...
Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Fatigue

Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Fatigue

It is estimated that over 50% of the American population experiences chronic fatigue. The most common causes are stress, overwork, insomnia, depression, and various malfunctions in the major systems of the body (endocrine, cardiovascular, digestive, etc.) Western medicine is decidedly lacking in safe and effective treatment options for fatigue. Quite...
Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Endometriosis

Acupuncture and Natural Therapies for Endometriosis

Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine is one of the few natural treatment options that can be profoundly helpful for women suffering from endometriosis. This condition, which occurs when the tissue that lines the endometrium is found to be growing outside the uterus, is a painful and sometimes debilitating condition that...
Acupuncture and Natural Therapies Options for Digestion

Acupuncture and Natural Therapies Options for Digestion

It is estimated that approximately 62 million Americans experience digestive problems on an ongoing basis. This is due to the harmful repercussions of the standard American diet on our oppulation coupled with the high level of stress that the average American experiences. Digestive problems can range from minor annoyances, such...
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